Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Hypertension And Dementia

Could hypertension drugs help people with Alzheimer’s?

Within the next 20 years it is expected the number of people with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) will double from its current figure of half a million to one million. A new study has looked at whether certain types of drugs used to treat high blood pressure, also called hypertension, might have beneficial effects in… Could hypertension drugs help people with Alzheimer’s?   

Alzheimer’s Disease

age-related cognitive disorders1 - donepezil3 - arthritis1 - wernicke disease1 - lewy body1 - neurofilaments1 - university of gothenburg1 - mental decline2 - penn medicine1 - agitation2 - sage test1 - frontal lobe pathology1 - amyvid2 - late-onset alzheimer's disease4 - korsakoff syndrome3 - atherosclerosis7 - neurotransmitter1 - national academy on an aging society1 - loss of balance1 - risk of stroke1 - mild alzheimer's disease1 - video game1 - amyloid proteins1 - diet control1 - ftld4 - loss of neuronal connections1 - emission computed tomography1 - neurodegenerative disease9 - mycobacterium tuberculosis1 - phosphodiester1 -